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NBC
Jul 12, 2011 5:30pm PDT
media empire. stephanie gosk, nbc news, london. >>> in afghanistan tonight a lot of unanswered questions about the shocking assassination of president hamid karzai's half-brother. a man who was also a powerful figure in his own right, shot in cold blood at his home by a trusted associate. we have the story from kabul. >> reporter: hi, ann. ahmed wali karzai, he was lured and killed in his home by a trusted security guard and confidant named sardar muhammad. out of a meeting and shot in cold blood. he was shot and killed by other security guards. he used the trust to lure him out of a meeting and shoot him in cold blood. he was also shot and killed by other security guards. the taliban have claimed responsibility saying they had been working with the killer for, quote, some time." awk was an infamous power broker in kandahar province, a key province and the spiritual home of the taliban and considered to be a part of the drug trade but u.s. and nato officials say they needed him, a stabilizing figure in an otherwise unstable region. his death leaves behind a power vacuum and is considered
NBC
Jul 13, 2011 6:30pm EDT
in afghanistan, two in iraq, a married father of four, awarded the nation's highest military honor by saving the lives of fellow paratroopers by picking up a hand grenade and throwing it which cost him his forearm. this picture of the president shaking his new prosthetic hand. we wanted to show you how matter of fact he is about the new hand, which he loves to play with and talk about and demonstrate. >> it's wonderful. when i lost it, i thought i was going to have a hook, which i was content with. i mean i was happy the way i lost my hand, but nevertheless, to lose a hand. >> shake my hand with that. >> oh, yes. >> tell me how it feels for you. >> for me it feels like a normal hand shake. it uses the same muscles that i would to open and close. it's no change from what i did before. it took me a couple of hours to learn how to use it. >> if you haven't caught on by now, this is an exceptional guy. he has had the names of the fall fallen. we would like to urge you if you're so inclined to watch our full interview with this extraordinary soldier, it's on our website, nightly.msnbc.com. >>> ha
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